Geology Club

The Geology Club is an official CWU recognized organization that is composed of undergraduate and graduate students from across multiple departments and majors at the university. Geology Club is active with multiple events a term such as trivia nights and CWU sponsored events, with regular weekend rock hounding trips for petrified wood and Ellensburg Blues. The Club also enjoys hiking, rock climbing, rafting, and various other adventures that take outside-minded students to new locations.

Geology Club regularly puts on fundraiser events to raise money for students to attend various geology and earth science conferences across the Pacific Northwest. These conferences are unique networking opportunities and are extremely benefitial to young scientists looking to connect their education with the professional world and future employement opportunities.

CWU Geology Club meets in room 114 in Discovery Hall on Mondays at 5pm. All students are welcome and you don't even need to be a geology major!

The Club has elected officers and heartily welcomes any new students wanting to join in on the fun. Interested in learning more about this year's group? Contact Chris Mattinson ( and he will be happy to get you plugged into the scene!

The Club often has fun events planned such as hiking, camping, crafts and so much more! The goal of Geology club is to have our geosciences majors connected to professionals, make friends within the department and have, not only our majors, but everyone get out and enjoy nature and explore the PNW!! Hope to see you out there!